Realtime Replication of a Single File

STYMA, ROBERT E (ROBERT) stymar at lucent.com
Thu Dec 8 20:30:45 UTC 2005


> 
> Another option would be to run a task that does a "tail -f 
> logfile", and pipe that to something to move the additions to 
> the other machine (The best I could think of would be an IP 
> socket connection). 
> 
If you could NFS mount the directory on the source machine, 
"tail -f logfile" would eliminate the need to do the rsync.
This kind of depends on whether there are any firewalls which
would prevent NFS from working between the two machines.




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